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The Note: Trump crossing lines puts pressure on GOP

The TAKE with Rick Klein Why settle for busting brackets when you can blow up norms, traditions and bedrock principles? President Donald Trump spent his weekend crossing bright lines that once separated political involvement and matters concerning the justice system. Far from avoiding criticism of Read more

Kaptur is longest-serving woman in House history

Rep. Marcy Kaptur is now the longest-serving woman in the history of the House of Representatives, breaking the record today –- 12,858 days after she first took office in 1983. Kaptur told ABC News that as she surpasses the milestone, previously held by Massachusetts Republican Rep. Edith Nourse Read more

New York Democratic Rep. Louise Slaughter dies at 88

Rep. Louise Slaughter , who served more than 31 years in the House of Representatives, died Friday following a fall last week, her chief of staff announced in a news release. Slaughter died early Friday morning surrounded by family at George Washington University Hospital after sustaining an injury Read more

The Note: More political shock waves possible

The TAKE with Emily Goodin The ground shook for Republicans on both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue this week with signs there may be more tremors to come. On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump fired his Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. And, on Tuesday night, House Republicans appeared to take a Read more